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Pückler, Eduard von
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(Count; Sep 13, 1853, Rogau, Silesia [today Rogów, Poland] – Mar 31, 1924, Schedlau, Upper Silesia [today Szydłowiec Śląski, Poland]). Pückler, who began as a jurist, was deeply affected by his conversion (Görlitz, 1878), occasioned by the force of the words of institution at the Lord’s Supper. Despite initial hesitation to engage in full-time lay ministry, in 1886 he resigned from the civil service to become president of the Christliche Gemeinschaft St. Michael (1886–1924), which…

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Knieling, Reiner, “Pückler, Eduard von”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 12 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_024742>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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